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Fort Frederik

Frederiksted, St. Croix
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Another old fort

Cool little place just off the pier. Good exploring and snorkeling. A little rocky near the shore... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2017
Laird01
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Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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Quaint fortress

The place needs a little love but it is a very interesting site. A low admission fee you get to see... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
Kcabrera74
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Hialeah, Florida
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This bright-red historic fort in Frederiksted has a local history museum, courtyard and stables.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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Frederiksted, St. Croix
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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Cool little place just off the pier. Good exploring and snorkeling. A little rocky near the shore but cool.

Thank Laird01
Reviewed May 2, 2017

The place needs a little love but it is a very interesting site. A low admission fee you get to see beautiful 18th Century handmade mahogany furniture and then you wander around the fortress on your own. Don't miss the beach next to the fortress!

Thank Kcabrera74
Reviewed May 1, 2017

We spent about an hour walking around this fort. It was $5 per adult to get in. Plenty to look at and learn. Kids enjoyed it as well.

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

This was an interesting self guided tour giving a glimpse of life on St. Croix prior to the United States buying it from the Danish. This is also the site of a UNESCO World Heritage Site regarding the slavery associated with the Virgin Islands. A...More

Thank dre6742
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Been here many times, and it always seems the condition of the Fort is either good or looking really run down, It goes through long periods of neglect and then it gets paint again, so its a little hit or miss, but nevertheless and neat...More

Thank JThobe
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

A nice 45 minutes spend at a resonable entrence fee. The place deserves som restauration, but gives a fine insight in the life in a fort.

Thank Michael J
Reviewed March 20, 2017

This fort in in Fredericksted. It doesn't focus on the history as much as the Christiansted fort which is a shame. The cruise ships come in here so hopefully they will start building up the historical aspect in the area.

Thank traveltime92
Reviewed March 17, 2017

I find colonial history fascinating. Especially when it is presented and curated through the lens of the modern dependent of locals who would have been subject to colonization. So often we see colonial history presented from the view point of the "victors". But here we...More

Thank Katie T
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

This fort is just as amazing as Fort Christiansvaern! Fort Frederick is on the West side of the island with beautiful views of Frederiksted Pier and Rainbow Beach. This fort also has an entrance fee that is totally worth it. Lots of information to read...More

Thank Lissa3891
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We couldn't go inside, but we've been in it several years ago. We did walk around the old cannons and imagined what it was like to look out to sea as enemy war ships came over the horizon. Neat place to stroll around especially when...More

Thank Bob S
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